Exemplariness Ex"em*pla*ri*ness, n. The state or quality of being exemplary; fitness to be an example. [1913 Webster]

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  • exemplariness — noun see exemplary …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • exemplariness — See exemplarily. * * * …   Universalium

  • exemplariness — noun The state or condition of being exemplary, serving as a shining example …   Wiktionary

  • exemplariness — ex·em·pla·ri·ness …   English syllables

  • exemplariness — pronunc at exemplary I+nə̇s noun ( es) : the quality or state of being exemplary …   Useful english dictionary

  • Exemplarity — Ex em*plar i*ty, n. [Cf. LL. exemplaritas.] Exemplariness. [R.] [1913 Webster] The exemplarity of Christ s life. Abp. Sharp. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • exemplary — adjective Date: circa 1507 1. a. serving as a pattern b. deserving imitation ; commendable < his courage was exemplary >; also deserving imitation because of excellence < they serve exemplary pastries G. V. Higgins > 2. serving as a warning ; …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Christianity — /kris chee an i tee/, n., pl. Christianities. 1. the Christian religion, including the Catholic, Protestant, and Eastern Orthodox churches. 2. Christian beliefs or practices; Christian quality or character: Christianity mixed with pagan elements; …   Universalium

  • exemplary — exemplarily, adv. exemplariness, exemplarity, n. /ig zem pleuh ree, eg zeuhm pler ee/, adj. 1. worthy of imitation; commendable: exemplary conduct. 2. serving as a warning: an exemplary penalty. 3. serving as an illustration or specimen;… …   Universalium

  • exemplary — adjective 1》 serving as a desirable model; very good. 2》 (of a punishment) serving as a warning or deterrent.     ↘Law (of damages) exceeding the amount needed for simple compensation. Derivatives exemplarily adverb exemplariness noun exemplarity …   English new terms dictionary

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